Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $22.00 per hour. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $24.75 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of about $26.09 per hour.
Residents of North Houston, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $35.72 per hour; other top-paying cities include Humble, Texas (approximately $26.23) and the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas ($25.99).
Registered Nurses are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $34.14 per hour; Medical Technologists also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $25.57 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, who make approximately $34.14 per hour. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Kingwood Medical Center — these employees make the most at $35.53 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Acute Care; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $36.35 per hour. Generalist Duties also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of respondents save for retirement through Kingwood Medical Center's 401(k) plan. At Kingwood Medical Center, a majority of employees have health insurance, and a majority of survey participants have dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, relocation expenses, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.